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Respiratory Care Therapist Program Estimated Costs Sheet

   Tuition per credit hour x 76  credit hours

Refer to Catalog or Tuition & Fees for current tuition rates

Health Sciences Program Application Fee


 Lab Fees (program core classes)


 Textbooks (price based on new books; program core classes only)


 Uniforms and Lab Coats


Name pins and uniform patches


Background Check, Fingerprinting and Drug Testing (document manager/tracker)




 Miscellanous certification expenses (needed throughout program)

  • AHA Basic Life Support CPR Certification
  • ACLS Certification
  • AIDS 500 Course
  • Prevention of Medical Errors Course



Mock Examinations (SAE)


Credentialing Review Seminar


Professional Conference


Graduation Fees

  • Graduation Application
  • Graduate pins (estimate)





To be credentialed, the graduate must successfully, complete the following examination(s) through the National Board of Respiratory Care (

Certified Respiratory Therapist (CRT)


Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT)